Meet the Newest Practifi Team Members | 2021 Year-End Edition
BY Team Practifi
At the end of 2021, Practifi was enthusiastic to welcome our newest editions to the team. Our cohort spans multiple cities, states and even countries throughout the world. Check out our careers page to learn more about our team and keep reading to get to know our brand new Team Practifi memebers.
Adham Bahaaeldin Hammad
Adham Bahaaeldin Hammad joins our Professional Services team as a Project Consultant. He has previous experience as a Salesforce consultant. He joined our company because he enjoys working in a startup environment and is looking to expand his knowledge in the fintech industry. In his free time, he enjoys long-distance biking and traveling. Some of his favorite places to visit include Australia, China, and Egypt.
director of ADVICE SOLUTIONS – apac
Umesh Banga joins our Leadership team as the Director of Advice Solutions – APAC. He previously served as the Head of Advice Systems and Projects at IOOF and has experience looking after fintech suite, implementation, innovation and project management. He is excited to join Practifi because of the innovative product offering. In his free time, he enjoys reading non-fiction books and trying new hobbies with his daughter.
Micheal Boone joins our Professional Services team as a Business Analyst. He has spent the last 5 years working at SSC. He also previously worked on the advisory side at Fidelity Investments. He is excited to join the amazing Practifi team and was originally drawn to our company culture and the fantastic reputation of our product offerings. He recently restored and sailed a 32ft. catamaran around the state of Florida. He is now working on his next adventure: getting a private pilot’s license.
Gunjan joins our Professional Services team as a QA Analyst. She has spent the last 5 years in the banking and telecom industries. Her experience revolves around testing applications and evolving best practices to refine a product. She is excited by the unique nature of Practifi’s platform and believes she will have ample scope to learn new skills. In her free time, she enjoys dancing, traveling and trying adventurous sports.
technical project manager
LaCresia Fudge joins our Professional Services team as a Technical Project Manager and previously worked as an implementation consultant for lending professional services. She is intrigued by SaaS solutions with open APIs and is looking forward to being a part of the expanding financial digital world. Outside of work, her passion is music. She enjoys listening to jazz and reggae and singing with her youngest son.
lead software development engineer
Adam Yao joins our Engineering team as a Lead Software Development Engineer. Before joining Practifi, he was a Salesforce developer at Kincare. He’s excited for the opportunity to better development processes and have access to a broader range of choices in resolving technical challenges here with us a Practifi. His hobbies are reading, cooking and babysitting.
Eric Bouvier joins our Professional Services team as a Technical Consultant. Before Practifi, Eric worked at a nonprofit tech boot camp as a developer/admin and, later, a scrum master. He is drawn to the growth opportunity here at Practifi and excited for the fun challenges to come in the fintech space. He enjoys playing board/video games outside work, hanging with his dogs, watching tons of movies, and reading books.
Interested in joining our team?
We’re always looking for talented individuals across a wide range of disciplines for both our Chicago and Sydney offices. Check out our careers page to learn more about open positions, the benefits we offer and our guiding values.